The Dark Web

The darkside of the Internet, I just wanted to research more about this and what it actually is and reply my opinion on my own personal blog. What is the Dark Web? Dark Web Definition: “The Dark Web is a term that refers specifically to a collection of websites that are publicly visible, but hide the IP addresses of the… Read More

Adopt a Node – Bitcoin Network Security

This week I wanted to write about bitcoin. This concept of currency really intrigues me and there is obviously a lot of needed security when involved with using or mining bitcoin. If someone wanted to do computer crimes for income then bitcoin would be the way to start I would think. It seems that bitcoin is mainly used for stuff… Read More

SQL Injection Attacks | Week 3

I have been reading through a bunch of different articles about SQL injection attacks and have found some similarities. I read these articles from cNet and other various hits received from Google search engine. The first similarity I will note is the time of these attacks seem to be around 2012 and all of these attacks are from non-validated user… Read More

Week 2 – Email Attachment Malware

Email is one of the favorite methods used by attackers to infect systems. The malware used in email campaigns is often ransomware or banking malware. They can come as attachments with the malicious executable inside. They can come as Microsoft Office documents that contain a malicious macro. The macro will download ransomware or banking malware after execution and also JavaScript… Read More

FBI ‘s Apple Iphone Hack

I read this article about how the FBI withdraw ed there case for Apple to give them access to a terrorist’s phone. They had an unidentified source help them hack the phone information they needed. Now the article is stating that wont be a secret for long. As soon as the security hole has been discovered Apple will fix it… Read More